Greystones notes week May 23

Please forward notices to Kathleen Kelleher,  2875327/087 2845465,

kk@KathleenKelleher.com.

 

Garden County Radio !!

About Greystones.

 

Four great About Greystones interview sessions this week !!

Exclusive to GCR !!

 

KK talks with Delia Barry,  winner People of the Year 2016 Special Person Award.

 

Tony Rennix from Kilcoole tells about his work with local people.

 

Jody Connaughton talks about Greystones Art & Photography Exhibition Opening.

 

Monica Purcell is holding Greystones Holistic Health & Wellbeing Expo at SOBE.

 

 

Keep up to date with what’s going on in your town !!

Great local talk,  news,  chat and easy listening music coming up this week end.

Only on GCR About Greystones with Kathleen Kelleher.

Interesting and informative … you don’t want to miss any of it !!

 

www.Garden County Radio.ie

About Greystones on GCR with Kathleen Kelleher

Sundays,  10 am and 6 pm.

Tuesdays and Wednesdays,  8 pm.

 

Listen online using your smartphone,  tablet,  laptop or desktop.

Download Smartphone Radio app from app store to make listening even easier.

 

The best radio news and talk show in town !! 

 

APPLICATIONS NOW OPEN FOR FREE HOME INSULATION SCHEME

Bray Area Partnership Warmer Homes Scheme now accepting applications.

This scheme has already insulated 500 homes in Co. Wicklow.

Eligibility details and insulation details from Warmer Homes Team,  2866080.

 

SUNDAY MARKETS AT THE BOAT YARD

THE BEACH HOUSE GREYSTONES HARBOUR

Today and every  Sunday today !!

11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

 

Organic vegetables,  food,  flowers,  fish !!

Interested in trading on Sunday at The Boat Yard ??

Details from Jackie Spillane,  087 9573647jackiespillane@gmail.com.

 

  1. DAVID’S SECONDARY SCHOOL CAR BOOT SALES ARE BACK !!

Just what you’ve been waiting for !!

Each first and third Sunday of the month,  finishing 4 September, 2016.

Details below.

 

GREYSTONES CANCER SUPPORT

VHI WOMEN’S MINI MARATHON

VHI Women’s Mini Marathon will be held this year,  Bank Holiday Monday,  6 June, 2016.

Please come along and join with Greystones Cancer Support.

Walkers,  runners,  joggers !!

 

The Mini Marathon is one of two major fundraising events for GCS.

More than ever,  the group needs your help to continue its work.

Group is seeking 100 walkers or runners in this Centenary year.

One participant for each year of Irish independence !!

We are now up to 50 sign ons !!   Can you help ??

 

Details from 2871601 or info@GreystonesCancerSupport.com.

 

Don’t miss out.

Register now as registration will close when entry totals are reached.

 

2 to 5 June 2016

KILCOOLE REMEMBERS 1916:  2 to 5 JUNE

Four Day Festival Throughout Village of Kilcoole

Wide variety of wonderful events.

Details below.

Full programme and all details:  www.kilcooleremembers1916.com.

 

GREYSTONES ART & PHOTOGRAPHY EXHIBITION IS BACK:  5 JUNE !!

Starting 5 June and every Summer Sunday.

Greystones Harbour Marina,  11 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Now being held on the fabulous new harbour plaza.

Wonderful range of art,  photography,  crafters.

Come along and enjoy for yourself or for that special gift or presentation.

 

STREET FEAST IS A DAY OF LOCAL LUNCHES ACROSS IRELEND:  12 JUNE 2016

Lunches are hosted by you and your neighbours.

They can be anywhere … out on the street,  local park,  green area,  front garden !!

Great excuse to eat great food,  celebrate your local community + meet new people.

What a great idea !!  Easy to do and it sounds like fun !!

Details from StreetFeast.ie. 

 

Greystones Active Retirement:  Kilian House Family Centre

www.greystonesara.com

 

Outings + Meetings

Membership Payments and Bookings for all events:

Tuesdays,  Kilian House Family Centre,  10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

 

Places available Art/Keep Fit classes on Mondays.

Spanish Intermediate class.

 

 

Whist every Wednesday evening                                                           8:00 p.m.

Bingo on Tuesdays                                                                                        2:15 p.m.

 

 

National Concert Hall:  Some Enchanted Evening    25 June

Rathmines & Rathgar Musical Society

Cost,  including bus,  €35.00.

Please note date change !!

 

 

20 May 2016

Hot Spot Music Club: The Underskore Orchestra

Above the Beach House at Greystones Harbour.

 

Based our of Portland, Oregan,  band members hail from many corners of the globe.

They play a wide variety of music + their influences are far and wide.

Balkan,  Klezmer,  Hot Jazz,  Swing,  Americana,  Greek,  Turkish,  Roma + Acoustic Metal.

 

Doors open,  9:00 p.m.                           

Tickets €10.

 

Advance purchase discount tickets are available.

Vintage La Touche,  upstairs on Trafalgar Road,  beside car park,  for cash.

087 2917519 for credit card.

www.thehotspot.ie;   hotspotmusiclubg@gmail.com; 087 2917519.

 

21 May 2016

Annual Coffee Morning,  Plant & Book sale in Knockdolian

Church Lane at corner of Church Road;  10:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

This is always a great sale with lots of interesting items.

 

Admssion is €2.50.

Proceeds to Karigiri Leprosy Hospital in India.

 

Nazarene Community Church Fun Singing Day

Nazarene Community Church,  Burnaby Lawns;  11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

 

Ladies,  come along for a Fun Singing Day !!

You don’t need to be able to read music to find your voice + develop self confidence.

Sing together in a group for the sheer pleasure and fun of it.

Singing makes you feel good !!

 

Light refreshments.  Bring your own lunch !!

 

Hot Spot Music Club: How Does It Feel Bob:  Birthday Bash Bob Dylan

Above the Beach House at Greystones Harbour.

 

Bob Dylan’s 75th Birthday Bash.

Hot Spot House Band includes James Delaney,  Kurt Schefter,  Kevin Malone + Terry Meakin.

Plus Treasure Trove of guest musicians,  including Hank Wedel.

 

Doors open,  9:00 p.m. 

Tickets €10/€12.

 

Advance purchase discount tickets are available.

Vintage La Touche,  upstairs on Trafalgar Road,  beside car park,  for cash.

087 2917519 for credit card.

www.thehotspot.ie;   hotspotmusiclubg@gmail.com; 087 2917519.

 

22 May 2016

Hot Spot Music Club: Proteus Jazz Band

Above the Beach House at Greystones Harbour.

 

Proteus are a jazz band:  sax,  piano,  guitar,  bass,  drums,  vocals.

They play music from a well established catalogue,  familiar and entertaining.

Talented Aran McMahon does the vocals.

Come along for an evening of excellent jazz tunes and songs.

 

Doors open,  4:00 p.m. 

Admission free;  donations appreciated.

www.thehotspot.ie;   hotspotmusiclubg@gmail.com; 087 2917519.

 

24 May 2016

Montana State University Symphony Orchestra + Cello Ensemble

Local Trad Group:  The Double Barrels

St. Patrick’s Church,  Church Road;  8:00 p.m.

 

First tour of Ireland:  young musicians will play a varied programme,  great composers.

Also,  the Double Barrels with fiddle and uilleann pipes.

 

Tickets,  €5.00 on the door.

All in aid of Open Door,  Bray.

Details 2867123 or 087 6250823.

Come along for an evening of wonderful music and support Open Door’s fantastic work !!

 

25 May 2016

Holy Rosary Soup & Sandwiches

Kilian House Family Centre;  12:15 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.

 

Meet your friends for delicious home-made soup and sandwiches.

Followed by tea/coffee and cake.

Suggested donation,  €5.00.

All proceeds go to local charities.

Everyone is most welcome for good food and a friendly chat.

 

Last Soup & Sandwishes of the season.

See you in September !!

 

Greystones Cancer Support Bereaved Group Meeting

La Touche Place;  3:15 p.m.

 

Special meeting for those bereaved in the past two or three years.

Details from 2871601,  Facebook and info@GreystonesCancerSupport.com.

 

Greystones Cancer Support offers guidance,  encouragement and support to cancer patients,  their families and their friends.

 

Can we help you or someone you know ??

 

Greystones Cancer Support Men’s Evening

La Touche Place;  8:00 p.m.

 

This meeting is for men who have or who have had cancer and for those men who have family or friends who have had cancer. 

 

Details from 2871601,  Facebook and info@GreystonesCancerSupport.com.

 

Greystones Cancer Support offers guidance,  encouragement and support to cancer patients,  their families and their friends.

 

Can we help you or someone you know ??

 

29 May 2016

Hot Spot Music Club: Harbourside Sessions

Above the Beach House at Greystones Harbour.

 

Friendly and welcoming sessions for players and listeners.

New musicians welcome to join in.

Folk,  Trad,  blues and whatever you’re having yourself.

Hosted by Donnie & Burt.

 

Doors open,  4:00 p.m. 

Admission free.

www.thehotspot.ie;   hotspotmusiclubg@gmail.com; 087 2917519.

 

PITCH PERFECT SUMMER GALA CONCERT

Holy Rosary Church Greystones;  6:00 p.m.

 

A wonderful evening of music.

Presented by Liz Nolan of Lyric FM.

Tickets:  Adult,  15;  Child, €10.

Proceeds to Leo’s Journey.

 

31 May 2016

Greystones Municipal District Monthly Meeting

Mill Road,  Greystones;  6:30 p.m.  Please note earlier time !!

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